LAHAINA, Hawaii— Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Japan's economic and fiscal policy minister, Akira Amari, said he thought a deal would be reached with one more meeting. It would also clarify and standardize trade rules, making it easier for...» Read More
Protesting workers destroyed vehicles and damaged factories near the Indian capital, New Delhi, on Wednesday at the beginning of a two-day strike.
The U.S. government must take a stand in light of new evidence of cyber attacks on American corporations by a Chinese military unit, Business Insider CEO Henry Blodget told CNBC.
Japan's trade deficit widened to a record in January as energy imports rose more than expected, highlighting one of the risks of seeking to revive the country's export engine.
Greece's current account deficit narrowed last year to its lowest level since the country joined the euro, adding to evidence that the economy is slowly responding to harsh austerity measures.
The Singapore dollar slid on Monday after worse-than-expected export data, though it later recouped some of its early losses as it neared a key chart support level.
British Prime Minister David Cameron arrives in India on Monday to try to win new investment in the face of fierce global competition.
Roger Tan, CEO of SIAS Research said Singapore's export sector is very volatile and the government should look to other ways to boost the economy.
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Australia's trade deficit shrank by more than expected in December as the resource-rich nation shipped more iron ore to China, underpinning both mining profits and economic growth.
Japan's finance minister, Taro Aso, suggested in a budget speech that recent yen levels are still not low enough to help ailing exporters. The Nikkei's Nozomu Kitadai reports.
China's largest auto parts maker won U.S. government approval to buy A123 Systems Inc, a bankrupt maker of electric car batteries that was funded with U.S. government money, a source familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.
Japan logged a record annual trade deficit in 2012 as exports continued to slide in December in a worrying signal that the effects of a weaker yen and the new government's moves to boost the economy with fiscal and monetary stimulus have been slow in coming.
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